This National Bank Note, #259/453127, was secured by bonds of the United States deposited with the U.S. Treasury, Washington as attested to by J.B. Colby, Register of the Treasury, and Francis E. Spinner, Treasurer of the United States. The Farmers and Drovers Bank of Waynesburg, State of Pennsylvania would pay on demand to the Bearer ONE DOLLAR. The note was printed by federal contractor the American Bank Note Company of New York as part of the series issued on July 1, 1865, on plate C. The note sheets were then sent to the bank where each note was signed by D. Crawford, Cashier, and Charles A. Black, President, and stamped with the red Treasury Seal before being cut and put into circulation.

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